PhD position in CMS

We invite applications for a joint PhD position at the University of Zurich (UZH) and the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) in experimental particle physics research on the CMS experiment at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider. Our newly established research group is engaged in physics analysis and detector development. We are looking for outstanding and strongly motivated candidates to join our research. 
A master's degree or diploma in physics and ideally some research experience in experimental particle physics are required. The position is available from February 2021 onwards. 
In order to apply for this position please send an email to Prof. Lea Caminada (leac[at] with your application documents, including your CV, a motivation letter and at least two letters of recommendation. 
Materials should be received by January 31, 2021. Complete applications will be considered immediately. Applications received after that date will be considered until the position is filled.
More information about the CMS group at the University of Zurich and PSI can be found at and Enquiries concerning the position can be made to Prof. Lea Caminada (leac[at]